Delanie West, FaberCastell USA VP of Product Development, is leading
product development and design teams for the company’s new product
releases. West, whose work experience includes development of creative products for licensed brands such as Toys R Us,
American Girl, Martha Stewart
Crafts, Disney, iHome and Sesame Street, shares her insight on branding and more with TNJ.com.
As head of the Chicago-based Johnson Publishing Company—one of the
largest and most respected publishing organizations in the
country---Desiree Rogers is tough and has to make critical decisions
when it comes to business. Navigating the company's flagship
publications, Ebony and Jet, through tough economic times has been a
challenge for the Harvard Business School alumna.
Many people are tracing their roots these days. The practice has, in fact, become
big business. According to market research/industry statistics firm
IBISWorld, ancestry research services reached the $1 billion mark in
2013, with 10.1 percent growth rate.
On the heels of an all-white Oscar season, the National Association of
African American Owned Media and Entertainment Studios Networks have
filed a $20 billion lawsuit against Comcast and Time Warner Cable on charges of racial discrimination.